The best wine and spirits cellar in the sky
Air France is committed to providing an experience of French haute cuisine on board all its cabin classes and highlights the best of French grape varieties throughout the world. The airline was awarded for the exceptional quality of its wines and Champagnes served on board its La Première cabin at the Business Traveller’s Cellars in the Sky Awards 2018.
Air France’s prestigious wine and Champagnes list is rigorously selected by Paolo Basso, voted World’s Best Sommelier in 2013, and wine experts Thierry Desseauve and Michel Bettane. Every year, Air France serves 800,000 bottles of wine in La Première and Business classes and 750,000 bottles of Champagne, including in Economy class. Moreover, Air France has launched the Air France Wine Cellar, so that everyone can prolong the pleasure of enjoying the best wines, Champagnes and spirits served on board its flights.
Travel to Vinexpo with Air France
As part of its partnership with Vinexpo, Air France is operating 14 weekly flights between Paris and Shanghai to allow customers to attend the event.
The Air France-KLM group connects Shanghai to the Paris-Charles de Gaulle and Amsterdam-Schiphol hubs with 44 weekly flights, providing access to a network covering 312 destinations in 116 countries in 2019 thanks to Air France, KLM and Transavia.
With a fleet of 548 aircraft and 101.4 million passengers carried in 2018, Air France-KLM operates up to 2,300 daily flights from its hubs at Paris-Charles de Gaulle and Amsterdam-Schiphol. Its Flying Blue frequent flyer programme is one of the leaders in Europe with over 15 million members. Air France-KLM and its partners Delta Air Lines and Alitalia operate the biggest trans-Atlantic joint venture with more than 275 daily flights.
The group is a member of the SkyTeam alliance which has 19 member airlines, offering customers access to a global network of over 14,500 daily flights to over 1,150 destinations in more than 175 countries.